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From: "Elizabeth Shown Mills" <>
Subject: Re: [APG] Surname on tombstone for woman with multiple marriages
Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2008 15:43:02 -0500
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>I shudder to think of anyone paying per letter to engrave all my names
(maiden, married and nick names) onto one itty bitty tombstone. :-) Maybe
with a note on the front side of the marker - "over" or "continued on
reverse" or "see addendum marker"?


It makes me wonder if descendants of anyone with those lengthy life events
has "conserved costs" by carving, say,


JANE BROWN
Marquis's Who's Who, 1950, p. 14


Elizabeth






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